White Island volcano death toll rises to six as two Brits remain in hospital | ITV News

Another person has died following a volcanic eruption in New Zealand, taking the death toll to six.

White Island, off the country’s North Island in the Bay of Plenty, erupted with a large plume of ash and jets of scalding steam on Monday while dozens of people explored New Zealand’s most active volcano.

Authorities fear as many as 13 people may have been killed, while there are fears another eruption could be imminent.

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